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Self Care – Painful, Unstable Ankle

Here, you will find strategies for relief from a painful, unstable ankle. For more information about how people describe this pattern, look at this other post. Mild Sprain? In the first 48 hours, R.I.C.E. Rest is important to help the ankle repair and recover. Ice reduces swelling and inflammation while improving circulation. The ice plunges …

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Self Care – Pain Down the IT Band, Extending Behind the Ankle

Here, you will find strategies for getting relief from the pain that extends down the leg. You can find more information about how people describe, activate, and aggravate this pain pattern in this other post. If possible, discontinue running and walking on uneven ground for a short while. This gives the muscle and hip joints …

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